How to Prepare for eLitmus Exam

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How to prepare for eLitmus
Around 50,000 + freshers get job via eLitmus every year. However, eLitmus is a difficult exam. Although if you score more than 80%ile in each section you stand a chance to get interview calls from atleast 4 - 5 companies.

On this page we will discuss how to get job via eLitmus.

How to Prepare for eLitmus

eLitmus is one of the most toughest exam which is why PrepInsta recommends that you should at least prepare for 2 – 3 months for eLitmus.

eLitmus Pattern of exam

eLitmus exam has the following three sections for everyone, regardless of Branch(CSE/EEE/Mech) or Course(B.Tech/MCA/MA etc) 

SECTION
NO. Of Questions
Time Duration(In min)
English Verbal
20
2 Hours (Shared)
Logical Ability
20
2 Hours (Shared)
Quantitave Aptitude
20
2 Hours (Shared)

Marking Scheme

  1. Correct:  +10 marks
  2. Incorrect: -10 marks (25% rule, check negative marking scheme)
  3. Unattempted: 0 marks

Negative Marking

  • eLitmus test has negative marking
  • Negative marking starts after 25% attempted questions are wrong

For example –

Case 1

  • If you attempt 12 questions out of 20 in any section (8 unattempted)
  • There will be no negative marking for first 3 incorrectly answered questions (25% of attempted)
  • However, after 4th question there will be negative marks

Case 2

  • If you attempt all 20 questions (0 unanswered)
  • For first 5 incorrectly answered questions, no negative marking (25% of attempted_
  • However, if incorrect questions are more than or equal to 6 then there will be negative marking for each incorrect question

eLitmus Cut off (For Interview Calls)

PERCENTILE
Total Score
Approx Interviews
99%ile
440/600
6 - 7
95%ile
335/600
5 - 6
Quantitave Aptitude
20
60

Other stats

Below table assumes that you only have marked correct answers or only incorrect (incase of negative values) – 

%ile vs Correct Questions
20%ile
40%ile
50%ile
60%ile
70%ile
80%ile
90%ile
95%ile
Aptitude
-1
1
2
3
5
7
8
9
Logical (Problem Solving)
-1
1, -1
1
2
3
6
8
9
Verbal English
3
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

Below you can find the topics for eLitmus Test Preparation

eLitmus is comprised of basically three sections and here we will be discussing about the topics in quantitative aptitude or quants which might be a game changer in your eLitmus test preparation.

Now there are about 18 topics through which questions can be asked in eLItmus pH test. Some of the topics are as follows:-

  • Averages
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • HCF and LCM
  • Time and Work
  • Series and Progression
  • Time, Speed and Distance

and many more topics if you want to up your game for eLitmus test preparation click the button below and check out our eLitmus quants questions.

As Quants has been discussed in the previous section here we will be discussing about the topics which are frequently asked in pH test logical section and can be very helpful your eLitmus test preparation.

Now there are about 13 topics through which questions can be asked in eLItmus pH test. Some of the topics are as follows:-

  • Data Sufficiency
  • Syllogisms
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Data Interpretation – Bar Graph
  • Data Interpretaion – Line Graph
  • Data Interpretaion – Pie Chart
  • Cryptarithmetic
  • Searing Arrangement

and many more topics if you want to up your game for eLitmus test preparation click the button below and check out our eLitmus logical questions.

As Quants and logical has been discussed in the previous two sections here we will be discussing about the topics which are frequently asked in pH test verbal section and can be very helpful your eLitmus test preparation.

Now there are about 9 topics through which questions can be asked in eLItmus pH test. The topics are as follows:-

  • Reading Comprehesion
  • Para Jumbles
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Sentence Completion – Tenses
  • Para Completion
  •  Subject Verb Agreement
  • Sentence Correction
  • Vocabulary and Articles
  • One word Substituion

 If you want to up your game for eLitmus test preparation click the button below and check out out our eLitmus verbal questions.

Why prepare for eLitmus Exam

Comparison between eLitmus and CoCubes

About CoCubes

CoCubes is India's largest assessment and hiring platform. It runs assessments to measure employability across all domains-from programming to plumbing. CoCubes is the acronym for Connecting Colleges Companies

TITLE
eLitmus
CoCubes
Mode
Offline
Online
Difficulty
High
Medium
Cost
Rs 920
Rs 1199
Score Validity
2 Years
1 Year
Avg. Package
5.6 - 6 LPA
3-3.5 LPA
Best For
Higher Package IT/ Core
IT/ Core
Most Offers
McAfee
Capgemini
Companies
300+
400+
Preparation for eLitmus exam

Comparison between eLitmus and AMCAT

About AMCAT

The AMCAT is a computer adaptive test which assesses basic aptitude (English, quantitative ability and logical) and personality from a job prospective. It also claims to perform advanced skill assessment for specific roles in industries - IT, Mechanical, Finance, Semi-Conductor, etc.

TITLE
eLitmus
AMCAT
Mode
Offline
Online
Difficulty
High
Medium
Cost
Rs 920
Rs 1200 + GST
Score Validity
2 Years
1 Year
Avg. Package
5.6 - 6 LPA
3-3.5 LPA
Best For
Higher Package IT/ Core
IT/ Core
Most Offers
McAfee
CTS
Companies
300+
400+

Comparison between eLitmus and TCS iON CCQT

About TCS iON CCQT

TCS CCQT (Common Corporate Qualifier Test) is a qualification assessment which tests your skills and gets you listed in the top corporates. The test evaluates your knowledge and its application in areas that matter to top MNCs.

TITLE
eLitmus
TCS iON CCQT
Mode
Offline
Online
Difficulty
High
Medium
Cost
Rs 920
Rs 1199
Score Validity
2 Years
1 Year
Avg. Package
5.6 - 6 LPA
4-4.5 LPA
Best For
Higher Package IT/ Core
IT/ Core
Most Offers
McAfee
TCS
Companies
300+
200+

Additional Information (FAQ's)

What Is The Best Way For Preparing  eLitmus 2020-21 Exam?

The Best way for the preparation of eLitmus 2020-21 Exam are:

  1. Get your basic clear and strong for each section, ad you do ahve to go for deep study cause difficulty level of eLitmus Exam is very high.
  2. You should go through previous year eLitmus exam papers and get an overview what type of questions eLitmus asks in the exam.
  3. You must have proficiency in English language, speaking and written both, because eLitmus is just a initial barrier later in interview English will help you a lot.
  4. Practice for all section , Give time according to your capacity.
  5. Try mock exam to test you preparation level .

What Is the Pattern of eLitmus 2020-21 Exam?

eLitmus is divided in three sections Aptitude logical,Verbal.

eLitmus test is a non – adaptive offline assessment written test exam with negative marking.

The Test is Designed in such a manner that you will be able  to Complete it in 3 hours. The difficulty of the questions are high.

The Candidates need to score marks above 530 to get more job opportunities and to get placed in good company with good package.

What are the Tricks To Crack eLitmus 2020-21 Exam?

  1. Quant :  For eLitmus 2020-21 you can solve Arun sharma.
  2. Reasoning : Practice from Arun sharma logical reasoning and data interpretation book or you can solve RS Aggarwal.
  3. Verbal: This is easiest section of all you can practice from Arun sharma or any other publications book.

How tough is the eLitmus 2020-21 Exam?

eLitmus difficulty level is of high difficulty. You can imagine the difficulty that those who are preparing for CAT exams find the questions tricky. Therefore to score 530 out of 600 in eLitmus exam is difficult but with right approach and regular practice this can easily be achived and PrepInsta will help you in that.

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